Learn about Sharp's various support services including bereavement and spiritual care.
Advance Care Planning Program
This service provides a means to discuss and determine treatment directives, and appoint someone to make health care decisions on your behalf if you are unable to do so.
Bereavement Care Services
Bereavement services help those grieving to learn effective ways to cope with their grief and loss, and return to a focus on living.
- Bereavement Support Groups
Sharp HospiceCare's staff of skilled mental health professionals specializes in bereavement and aims to increase community awareness about grieving. Several free support groups are offered.
- Hospice Homes
Sharp's Homes for Hospice are the only places of their kind in San Diego. The homes offer a serene environment for residents and families to gather and enjoy their time together and are fully staffed by nurses.
- Integrative Therapies
Several integrative therapies are offered to help ease the symptoms related to the patient's disease or condition and are performed by specially trained and certified staff.
- Transitions Advance Illness Management Program
This program is designed to provide home-based palliative care and management for patients with advanced progressive chronic illness.
Find a San Diego Doctor
To find a Sharp-affiliated physician, search for San Diego doctors or call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday 8 am to 6 pm.
For More Hospice Information
To learn more, read frequently asked questions about Sharp HospiceCare or call 619-667-1900. To find general information about hospice care, read the Home Care and Hospice News archive.